Peppermint

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Peppermint Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • a candy flavored with peppermint oil
  • red gum tree of Tasmania
  • herb with downy leaves and small purple or white flowers that yields a pungent oil used as a flavoring

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • herb with downy leaves and small purple or white flowers that yields a pungent oil used as a flavoring ,
  • red gum tree of Tasmania ,
  • a candy flavored with peppermint oil

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Peppermint Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


The Peppermint is a hybrid plant of the mint family. It is originally from Europe, but grown and sold all over the world. It is a hybrid of watermint and spearmint. Carolus Linnaeus first described the plant in 1753, from samples that had been collected in England. He treated it as a species,



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  • Fort Bragg cooks tested in Iron Chef competition
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    PLYMOUTH Wis. Sept. 23 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sartori Cheese will be releasing their Limited Edition Peppermint BellaVitano cheese for the month of October in support of breast cancer awareness month.The artisan cheese producer will donate a portion of all Peppermint BellaVitano proceeds to the National Breast Cancer Foundation Inc.® To date Sartori had donated ove Read more on this news related to 'Peppermint'
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    DEERFIELD, Ill., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pinnacle® Vodka, a leading imported premium vodka, is bringing back two of its most popular flavors this holiday season, including Pinnacle® Pumpkin Pie, a resounding fan favorite since its launch in 2012. Thanks to popular demand from thirsty fans, Pinnacle® Pumpkin Pie and Pinnacle® Peppermint Bark are now availa Read more on this news related to 'Peppermint'

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